Lead Web Application Developer

Kirschbaum Development Group


  • Keeps the team laser-focused on our objectives and helps to resolve any issues that may arise.
  • Show excellent judgment in architecting and planning applications and features at all stages of the project lifecycle.
  • Interact effectively with clients to determine project needs and develop solutions.
  • Attention to detail and the ability to consistently deliver quality work.
  • Takes overall accountability for keeping the project clean and organized. This includes identifying next steps, clarifying unclear tickets, and breaking larger tickets into smaller and more manageable tasks.
  • Takes professional accountability for getting things done. Does whatever it takes to make things happen, or gives advance warning if things aren’t going well so we can arrange for help.
  • Understands successful concepts in UI, UX, design cleanliness, and design balance, and takes appropriate action to resolve situations where minimum standards are not being met.
  • Takes overall accountability for the quality of code we write on a project.
  • Takes overall accountability for the stability of a project.
  • Ensures all team members on the project are clear on their tasks and have sufficient work for the day/week.
  • Runs project meetings when a delivery manager/scrum master is not on meetings.
  • Reviews code carefully and provide constructive feedback.
  • Responsible for keeping a production deployment path clear, and ensures that they are not a bottleneck for deployments.


  • Experience in a lead developer/team lead role, including:
  • 5+ years experience with PHP
  • 4+ years experience with Javascript (experience with a javascript framework such as Vue.js preferable)
  • 4+ years experience with Laravel
  • 4+ years experience with application design/architecture
  • Advanced understanding of HTML and CSS
  • Familiar with Agile development methodologies
  • Advanced experience/knowledge of database architecture and design
  • History/knowledge of successful development workflows
  • History/knowledge of successful team workflows
  • Strong critical thinking skills
  • Good communication and writing skills
  • An eye for detail and a commitment to quality work
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Previous customer service and client communication experience preferred
  • Must be able to work Eastern Standard Time hours of 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.